Secondary Work Groups and Events

2021/22 Work Groups

 

Maths and Science 
A Collaborative Approach

Summary

A project designed to develop a coherent and consistent mathematical journey for students in mathematics and science – exploring the mathematical skills required in science before they are learned in mathematics.  This Work Group will consist of Maths and Science colleagues working together.

Dates

Date and time negotiable
Equivalent to 3 full days

Strengthening Partnerships with ITT Providers

Summary

Now in its fourth year, this project provides opportunities to explore and share current mathematical developments and consider their implications for ITT providers and Maths Hubs in order to help trainees transition into teaching mathematics effectively.

Dates

Next Meeting

TBC

Events

 

KS3 Network Meeting 

Summary

With everything that has been going on this past year we thought it would be great to get together as KS3 Maths Leads to share knowledge, swap ideas and discuss all things maths-related. 

In these sessions, there will be opportunities to: 

• Discuss a topical issue 

• Update on NCETM latest resources 

• Explore Maths Hub Support and Programmes 

• Hear from a guest speaker 

Dates

 

Thursday 5th July

HoD Network Meeting

Summary

With everything that has been going on this past year we thought it would be great to get together as HoDs to share knowledge, swap ideas and discuss all things maths-related. 

In these sessions, there will be opportunities to: 

• Discuss a topical issue 

• Update on NCETM latest resources 

• Explore Maths Hub Support and Programmes 

• Hear from a guest speaker 

Dates


Thursday 23rd June

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2022-2023 Work Groups

 

Secondary Subject Leadership

Summary

This Work Group offers focused support to secondary heads of department/subject leaders, to enable them to better understand and implement teaching for mastery approaches across their department, and to develop in their role as leaders of both pupil learning and teacher professional development.   

Dates

Fully Booked for 2021/22

Teaching for Mastery Developing 

Summary

This Work Group will focus on supporting Mastery Advocates to develop their own practice using the 5 big ideas and begin to support departmental developments.

Dates

Fully Booked for 2021/22

SKTM Secondary Programme
Early Careers 
Teachers

Summary

This project is designed to support secondary early career teachers (teachers in their first two years of teaching) in developing specialist knowledge for teaching mathematics, thus enabling them to understand, teach and support students in maths in the classroom.

Dates

Fully Booked for 2021/22

Support for transition into KS3
(Year 
5 - 8 Continuity) 

Summary

This Work Group will focus on collaboration between primary and secondary teachers to ensure that a positive attitude to maths is maintained and developed as pupils move across Years 5 to 8. 

Dates

Fully Booked for 2021/22

Mathematical Thinking at GCSE

Summary

This Work Group aims to support teachers in developing their understanding of mathematical thinking as it relates to problem-solving and reasoning, using practical task types to explore what it means for pupils to get better at mathematical thinking and what this looks like in the classroom. 

Dates

Fully Booked for 2021/22

Years 7 - 11 Coherence

Summary

This Work Group focuses on participant teachers working together to analyse, deconstruct and trace through the curriculum a selected key topic area, developing insight into effective teaching approaches, and considering the implications for longer term curriculum design.

Dates

Fully Booked for 2021/22

SKTM Secondary Programme
Non - Specialist Teachers

Summary

This project is designed to support non-specialist teachers teaching maths in a secondary school in developing specialist knowledge for teaching mathematics, thus enabling them to understand, teach and support pupils in maths in the classroom.

Dates